The IT Industry
The Global IT industry reached to US$ 1.2 trillion in 2016-17. India retained its position as world’s top sourcing destination in 2016-17 with a share of 55 %. Indian IT companies have set up over 1,000 global delivery centers in over 200 cities around the world. IT Industry of India has led the economic transformation of the country and changed the perception about India in the global economy. India's cost competitiveness in providing IT services, which is approximately 3-4 times cheaper than the US, continues to be the main reason in the global sourcing market. At the same time, India is also gaining importance in terms of intellectual capital with many global IT firms setting up their R&D and Innovation labs and centers in India.
The Internet Industry in India will reach to US$ 250 billion by 2020, almost doubling, growing to 7.5 % of GDP. The number of internet users in India is expected to reach 730 million by 2020, supported by speedy adoption of digital technology, as per National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM). Indian IT exports are projected to grow at 7-8 per cent in 2017-18, in addition to adding 1.3 to 1.5 lakhs new jobs in same period.
MBA in Information Technology
The IT industry has created substantial demand in the Indian education sector too, especially for engineering and computer science. The Indian IT industry is divided into four major segments – IT services, Business Process Management, Software, Hardware and Engineering Services.
MBA in IT at SP Pune University covers all important topics such as
IT management and cyber laws
E-business and Business Intelligence
Software Project Management
Enterprise Resource Planning.
For specialization in Information Technology, here’s a broad overview of IT theory and practice.